Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 27 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 11.49% 7.17% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.50% 11.70% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 12
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,450 £25,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,000 £38,625
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% -2.91%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 120 188 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 51.06% 61.24% 71.86%
Number of salaries quoted 113 176 198
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +11.26% +7.86%
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Chester

PHP
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Chester.

Salary trend for PHP in Chester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Chester over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) T-SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Sage
2 13 (48.15%) ERP
2 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (48.15%) QlikView
3 11 (40.74%) Power BI
3 11 (40.74%) JSON
3 11 (40.74%) ETL
3 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (40.74%) Power Platform
4 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (33.33%) MySQL
5 9 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
6 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
6 8 (29.63%) Laravel
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
6 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.93%) OO
8 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
8 6 (22.22%) Zend
8 6 (22.22%) WordPress

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (22.22%) WordPress
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Power Platform
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
2 2 (7.41%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) QlikView
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (40.74%) Power BI
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.41%) GitLab
3 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) DBA
2 8 (29.63%) SQL DBA
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Developer
4 6 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Junior
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Professional Services Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Development DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.70%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) JSON
3 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) jQuery
5 8 (29.63%) Laravel
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) Doctrine
7 4 (14.81%) RESTful
7 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.81%) Zend Framework
8 3 (11.11%) HTML5
8 3 (11.11%) LAMP
9 2 (7.41%) CSS3
9 2 (7.41%) DOM
9 2 (7.41%) EDI
9 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (7.41%) Symfony
9 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ERP
2 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (40.74%) ETL
3 7 (25.93%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) MVC
4 6 (22.22%) OO PHP
5 5 (18.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (14.81%) Deadline-Driven
6 4 (14.81%) High Availability
6 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) OOP
8 2 (7.41%) SEO
8 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C#
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
1 13 (48.15%) T-SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) cPanel
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Sage
2 6 (22.22%) Zend
3 4 (14.81%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Facebook
5 1 (3.70%) Instagram
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter
5 1 (3.70%) VMware